Houston 8, Cincinnati 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 6 8 9 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
WP: D. Oliver (3-3)
LP: B. Claussen (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Houston
-J. Lane flied out to shallow right center, C. Beltran scored, L. Berkman to third, M. Lamb to second on right fielder R. Freel's throwing error
Top 6th: Houston
-B. Ausmus doubled to left, M. Lamb scored, M. Ensberg to third
Top 9th: Houston
-C. Biggio doubled to deep left center, B. Ausmus scored
-C. Beltran homered to deep left, C. Biggio and A. Everett scored
-M. Lamb homered to deep center, L. Berkman scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Vizcaino 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .282
A. Everett ss 4 1 0 0 1 2 1 .273
C. Beltran cf 5 2 2 3 0 0 0 .275
L. Berkman rf 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 .297
M. Lamb 1b 3 2 1 2 2 0 0 .316
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 3 .266
J. Lane lf 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .220
B. Ausmus c 4 1 4 1 1 0 0 .240
D. Oliver p 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .143
    J. Kent ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .289
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Biggio ph 2 1 1 1 0 1 2 .303
    K. Bullinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 8 9 7 9 6 17  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran (7, B Claussen); B Ausmus (9, P Norton); C Biggio (29, G White).
HR - C Beltran (11, 9th inning off G White 2 on, 1 Out), M Lamb (8, 9th inning off G White 1 on, 1 Out).
S - D Oliver.
RBI - B Ausmus (22), C Biggio (40), C Beltran 3 (25), M Lamb 2 (35).
2-out RBI - B Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 1, D Oliver 2, C Biggio 2, J Vizcaino 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (6, 3rd base off B Claussen/J Valentin).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (B Ausmus-J Vizcaino, A Everett-M Lamb 2).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .272
J. Castro 3b-ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .245
S. Casey 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .332
A. Dunn lf 4 0 3 0 0 1 1 .276
W. Pena cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .271
D. Jimenez 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .258
J. Valentin c 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .195
F. Lopez ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .193
    P. Norton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Larkin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .301
    G. White p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Claussen p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    T. Hummel 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
 Totals 28 0 4 0 3 6 14  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Larkin 2.
GIDP - J Castro, W Pena.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - A Dunn (1, 2nd base by D Oliver/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - R Freel (11, throw).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Oliver (W, 3-3) 5.0 1 0 0 2 6 0 5.50
M. Gallo 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.13
D. Weathers 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.25
K. Bullinger 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.86
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Claussen (L, 1-1) 5.1 3 2 1 5 4 0 4.02
P. Norton 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.60
G. White 1.1 4 6 6 2 0 2 7.88
R. Wagner 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 6.31
WP - R Wagner.
IBB - B Ausmus (by B Claussen), J Kent (by P Norton).
HBP - W Pena (by M Gallo).
Pitches-strikes - D Oliver 68-42; M Gallo 28-16; D Weathers 9-7; K Bullinger 12-10; B Claussen 118-77; P Norton 20-12; G White 32-18; R Wagner 21-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Oliver 3-5; M Gallo 1-5; D Weathers 3-0; K Bullinger 3-0; B Claussen 6-6; P Norton 1-3; G White 1-3; R Wagner 0-1.
Batters faced - D Oliver 17; M Gallo 9; D Weathers 3; K Bullinger 3; B Claussen 24; P Norton 7; G White 10; R Wagner 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Kevin Kelley. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 36,415.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 31, 2004 6:31 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
3-4
0 RBI